|Telling Tales 2010, Art Waves #87|
The organizers of the children's literacy festival, Telling Tales, returned to Art Waves to tell us about their second annual festival!
Keywords: literacy; children's literature; storytelling
|Telling Tales, 2009, Art Waves #42|
In 2009 the first Telling Tales Festival was held near Hamilton in Rockton, Ontario. A celebration of children's literature, both oral and written, it featured poet Dennis Lee and storyteller, Celia Lottridge among many others. The organizers of the festival came by to tell us the story of how and why Telling Tales came to be.
Keywords: literacy; children's literature; storytelling; Dennis Lee; Celia Lottridge
|Telling Tales 2011, Art Waves #124|
Rob Winninger and Laura Lukasik came by to give us the scoop on our community's third annual festival in support of children's literacy, Telling Tales (Sept. 18, 2011 at Westfield Heritage Village). Join us for the line-up of writers, storytellers, musicians and more, as well as to hear music and stories tonight!
Keywords: children's literacy; Westfield Heritage Village; Canadian Railroad Trilogy
|196 Belatedly Telling Tales ( Sept. 29, 2013)|
The Art Waves studio was full of people and full of enthusiasm as we talked about Hamilton's festival for literacy, Telling Tales. The festival turned five this year and left organizers, participants and festival-goers with plenty of good stories!
Keywords: tellingtales.org; laura lukasik; Pamela; Gordon and Isabella Hensley; Lynne Kittredge Fox; Scott Hunter; Trip Shack; Sean Thompson; Tom Wilson; Best Start Program; Susan Jaspar; Westfield Pioneer Village; Brian Segal; Kevin Sylvester; Kenneth Oppel; Mimi Shaw; Vikki VanSickle; Abigail Richardson Schulte; literacy